Re: directfb w ATI Radeon
On Mon, Sep 15, 2003 at 08:39:01AM -0400, Mental Patient wrote:
> Arnt Karlsen wrote:
> >On Sun, 14 Sep 2003 00:31:55 -0400,
> >Mental Patient <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> >>Anyone using this setup? I recently switched my Geforce3 for a Radeon.
> >>I have glx/X11 stuff working fine, but was wondering about getting
> >>directfb working. I've tried passing vga=791 at the grub prompt, as
> >..at the grub prompt, hit "c" then tab twice. Try 'vbe-detect(?)'
> >to see what video modes it can do.
> Turns out it was a kernel config error. Recompiled with frame buffer
> console enabled, it goes.
Is the framebuffer accelerated with a Radeon ? I got it to work
but it was very slow compared to not using it. This would make things
that spew lots of text (like compiles) take much longer, so even though
it was beautiful I preferred not to use it. Did I misconfigure it?